Staff

 

 

Lead Pastor – Dr. Jeff Hartman

Pastor Jeff Hartman comes to First Baptist Church with experience in and passion for ministry. He has pastored Churches in Georgia, New Jersey, and Maryland. He attended Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va., where he met his wife, Lynn, and graduated with a Bachelor degree in Pastoral Ministry. He earned a Master of Divinity degree from Princeton Theological Seminary, a Master of Sacred Theology degree from Yale University, and a Master of Theology degree from Harvard University. He has completed his Ph.D. work at Westminster Theological Seminary. Pastor Jeff and his wife, Lynn, have two grown married sons, one granddaughter, and their daughter Julia lives with them and serves in our Church.

 

 

Choir Director – Manya Dunn

Manya was raised in High Point, NC. She studied music and voice, and earned a music education degree at Wingate College. Manya brings her training and experience as a chorus teach to First Baptist as she leads the Choir.

 

 

 

 

Pastor of Youth and Children – Cameron Engle

Cameron Engle was born, raised, and ordained as a pastor in Maryville, Tennessee. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Youth Ministry at North Greenville University in Greenville, South Carolina. Cameron is currently earning his Master’s of Divinity at Gardner Webb University. His desire is to assist parents as they disciple their children and students. Cameron’s hobbies include running, playing basketball, hiking, and kayaking with his wife, Chelsea.

 

 

 

 

 

Organist/Pianist – Linda Johnson

Linda Johnson serves as our organist/pianist on Sunday mornings.